Latest Timetable of major worldwide volcanic eruptions Stories
Each of the six new papers published in Geosphere on 13 June address geoscience compiled in specially themed issues: CRevolution 2: Origin and Evolution of the Colorado River System II; The 36–18 Ma southern Great Basin, USA, ignimbrite province and flareup: Swarms of subduction-related supervolcanoes; New Developments in Grenville Geology; and Origin and Evolution of the Sierra Nevada and Walker Lane.
Scientists have compiled a database detailing around 2,000 major volcanic eruptions that occurred over the last 18 million years.
- Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
- A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).